Dr. Marc Botnick, MD

Dr. Marc Botnick, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Marc Botnick, MD is an oncology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in oncology and radiation oncology.Read his story

Vantage Oncology

5522 Sepulveda Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90230
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Botnick performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Prostate Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Botnick's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Botnick's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Botnick "Dr. Marc Botnick is a board certified Radiation Oncologist. Vantage Oncology provides quality, personalized cancer care in a community setting."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Botnick "Dr. Marc Botnick received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology from the University of Pennsylvania followed by a Medical Degree from the Hahnemann University School of Medicine where he graduated in the top of his class, receiving entry into the Alpha Omega Alpha society. He completed his Radiation Oncology residency training at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York where he then dedicated an entire year towards advanced brachytherapy training. Dr. Botnick is experienced at performing permanent seed prostate implants in addition to high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy implants. He serves as one of the primary brachytherapists of Valley Radiotherapy Associates Medical Group, performing implants at several facilities in the San Fernando Valley and is Medical Director of Vantage Oncology, Sherman Oaks Radiation Therapy Center. Dr. Botnick has acquired extensive knowledge of Image Guided/Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IG/IMRT) and uses the TomoTherapy Hi-Art System? to treat sites such as prostate, head and neck, and pelvic malignancies."
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2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

42  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Brachytherapy
  • Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Hahnemann School of Medicine, Allegheny University of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Botnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Botnick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Botnick to family and friends
18 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Botnick's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Marc Botnik is an excellent physician. In fact he is one of the best Radiation Oncologist in LA. He is compassionate, confident, competent, thorough, loves his job and his patients. I highly recommend Dr. Botnick to anyone seeking to get radiation therapy.
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Mark managed radiation treatment of my metastasized prostate cancer in 2012 and today (2017 I am cancer-free.
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Dr. Botnick was my radiation oncologist for HDR Brachytherapy treating advanced prostate cancer at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica. He was excellent in every respect. I felt that I received the best care possible from Dr. Botnick and his team at SJH.
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For anyone needing this type of care I highly recommend this office. Everyone that works there from the ladies at the front desk, nurses, radioligist, and Desiree in the Financial dept are all very caring and compassionate people. Even though the office is extremely busy they never treat you like...more
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Dr. Botnick possess in depth knowledge and highly experienced & best known to his service to his patients. He discuss and disclose top to bottom about the disease and treatment options . He is a doctor of top class.
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